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How to Test Your Internet Speed
Quick Tips Before clicking the start test it is advisable to follow these steps to get the most accurate results possible. Disable VPN or Adblocker...
Wed, 13 Jan, 2021 at 2:28 PM
How is Internet Speed Measured?
Broadband speed, or Internet speed, is measured in Megabits per second (Mbps) and refers to the rate at which data is transferred between your device and th...
Fri, 29 Jan, 2021 at 2:34 PM
How Do I Test The True Throughput Speed Of My Connection?
We always recommend using an ethernet cable when running a speed test, as it's far superior to Wi-Fi and has fewer variables that can impact the speed....
Thu, 11 Feb, 2021 at 1:51 PM
What Will The Internet Speed Test Results Reveal?
After the test is finished running you will get three results:  Ping Download speed Upload speed This gives you an idea of how your internet connectio...
Thu, 14 Jan, 2021 at 3:24 PM
What is Download Speed?
Download speed measures how quickly you can retrieve data from the server to your computer. The information that you receive from the internet, be it text o...
Thu, 14 Jan, 2021 at 3:18 PM
What is Upload Speed?
Upload speed represents the time that it takes to send or transfer data from your device to the internet. For example, when you are video calling on skype o...
Thu, 14 Jan, 2021 at 3:24 PM
How Long Does it Take to Upload Data based on my Internet Speed?
Using an online data transfer calculator, we have generated a table with the theoretical time it takes to transfer files of different sizes at various inter...
Mon, 31 May, 2021 at 10:05 AM
What Is Ping?
Ping is the time interval that it takes for you to send a packet of data out to a specific server. Ping time is measured in milliseconds or ms.  For pin...
Fri, 12 Feb, 2021 at 12:14 PM
What's a Good Ping?
In this case the lower the number the better. An excellent ping would be under 20ms, and anything between 40ms to 80ms is considered very good to average. A...
Wed, 13 Jan, 2021 at 2:41 PM
Why Is My Ping So High?
There are numerous causes for high ping on your network connection. Some of the main causes are: 1. Internet service provider: The quality of the int...
Wed, 13 Jan, 2021 at 2:44 PM